|Shtetl Wex 20130517 - Shtetl on the Shortwave; Tamara Kramer|
Michael Wex (author of Born to Kvetch) wants you to help him translate a very old, very unexpectedly juicy Yiddish book.This is an excerpt from an hour long show called Shtetl on the Shortwave; Tamara Kramer
Keywords: Yiddish; Michael Wex; Joseph Opatoshu; Poland; Jewish; Jews; Judiasm
|Jay Michaelson God Vs Gay - Shtetl on the Shortwave; Tamara Kramer|
God vs. Gay? is one of many books by author and spiritual teacher Dr. Jay Michaelson. He writes about religion, meditation, law, politics and is the founder of a number of LGBT organizations in the U.S. On Shtelt we'll talk about the "erotic economy of traditional religious life", LGBT activism and the B.D.S. movement.And, Michael Wex (author of Born to Kvetch) wants you to help him translate a very old, very unexpectedly juicy Yiddish book.Plus lotsa Jewish music to ease you into that Friday s...
Keywords: Jay Michaelson; Michael Wex; LGBT; body; Judaism; Israel. Palestine; BDS; Yiddish; Joseph Opatoshu
|Michael Wex 29December2012 Yiddish Book Center - Yiddish Book Center (Christa)|
Michael Wex was interviewed by Pauline Katz at KlezKamp in the Catskills on December 29, 2010. Michael Wex’s interview takes us through a beautifully detailed and often funny telling of his life growing up in Canada, his time spent studying medieval literature, and how his interests eventually led him to write “Born to Kvetch.” The interview begins with Michael’s detailed family history that he dates back to his grandfather’s grandfather, a famous Hasidic rebbe in Poland...
Keywords: Michael Wex; KlezKamp; Born to Kvetch; Yiddish Book Center; National Yiddish Book Center; Wexler Oral History Project; nybc; ybc; Yiddish; Jewish culture